Time for a Change explores changes in nature and the way that living things make transitions. Features of the Book – The predictable position and pattern of the text. – Two words change on pages 2, 4, and 6 to reflect the content in the illustrations. – The way the title is repeated on each new spread. – The high-frequency words – “for”, “to”, “And”, “a”, and “me”. – Large, bold print for effect. – The way the illustrations blend in the middle of each spread. Purpose Time for a Change can be used in a guided reading setting to introduce the following skills and strategies: -sharing ideas about the story with others in the group; -pointing one-to-one at each word to ensure an appropriate match; -collecting information relating to the story to share with others.
Themes covered in this book are: Change over time
Reading Level: 3-5 (Red)
Book dimensions 16.5cm x 14.5cm; 8 pages.
Guided Reading Level3
Theme/TopicChange over Time | Transportation
Strategy/SkillsForming opinions | Information skills
Dimensions165 x 145